FROM A CORRESPONDENT
GAURISAGAR, Feb 19: Arun Kumar (27), son of Sriram Avatar Kumar of Agra, Uttar Pradesh (UP), died on the spot in a road accident that took place at Hatighuli,1 km away from Gaurisagar Police station in Sivasagar district on Saturday night at about 9.30.p.m.
According to reports, a truck carrying formaldehyde and bearing registration no. NL-01-K-5007, skidded off from NH-37. In the accident, the vehicle broke into two parts. The handyman of the truck, Arun Kumar died on the spot and the driver Sandesh Kumar received seriously injuries. Having received information of the accident, O/C Gaurisagar PS, Dadu Bora rushed to the spot and recovered the injured person in a critical stage and immediately shifted him to Sibsagar Civil Hospital. Due to leakage of liquid since yesterday, there is panic among the local people.
But on Sunday morning, in presence Bibek Shyam, Circle Officer, Amguri Revenue Circle, a team of ONGC chemists visited the spot and assured the police and local people not to be afraid.